‘We dare not squander the moment:’ Zimbabwe’s new leader

  • Ben Curtis/Associated Press

    Zimbabwe’s President Emmerson Mnangagwa, center, gestures to the cheering crowd as he leaves after the presidential inauguration ceremony in the capital Harare, Zimbabwe Friday.

HARARE, Zimbabwe — Zimbabweans must set aside “poisoned” politics and work together to rebuild the nation and re-engage the world, new President Emmerson Mnangagwa said Friday, delivering an inclusive message to an exultant crowd that packed a stadium for his inauguration.